• Sometimes, having friends who were like family was a good thing, and sometimes, it was like having an endless supply of very nosy, very irritating siblings.
    Sometimes, having friends who were like family was a good thing, and sometimes, it was like having an endless supply of very nosy, very irritating siblings.
    ~ Jennifer Lynn Barnes
  • Raise your children to love and embrace others. Tell them they are beautiful; they may grow up to be stars one day, and `beautiful` will never mean as much in a magazine as it will coming from you.
    Raise your children to love and embrace others. Tell them they are beautiful; they may grow up to be stars one day, and "beautiful" will never mean as much in a magazine as it will coming from you.
    ~ Kaiden Blake
  • There is no role in life that is more essential than that of motherhood.
    There is no role in life that is more essential than that of motherhood.
    ~ Elder M. Russell Ballard
  • Parenting isn't something you do. It's who you are. You are a mother. You are a father.
    Parenting isn't something you do. It's who you are. You are a mother. You are a father.
    ~ Mandi Hart
  • Two worst things as can happen to a child is never to have his own way - or always to have it.
    Two worst things as can happen to a child is never to have his own way - or always to have it.
    ~ Frances Hodgson Burnett
  • True siblings are bound together by far more essential things than blood, while more times than many blood isn't thicker than water.
    True siblings are bound together by far more essential things than blood, while more times than many blood isn't thicker than water.
    ~ Constantina Maud
  • Never judge someone by their relatives.
    Never judge someone by their relatives.
    ~ Charles Martin
  • To be in your children's memories tomorrow, you have to be in their lives today.
    To be in your children's memories tomorrow, you have to be in their lives today.
    ~ Barbara Johnson
  • Body is a home, a prison and a grave.
    Body is a home, a prison and a grave.
    ~ James Runcie
  • I think that the best thing we can do for our children is to allow them to do things for themselves, allow them to be strong, allow them to experience life on their own terms, allow them to take the subway... let them be better people, let them believe more in themselves.
    I think that the best thing we can do for our children is to allow them to do things for themselves, allow them to be strong, allow them to experience life on their own terms, allow them to take the subway... let them be better people, let them believe more in themselves.
    ~ C. JoyBell C.